Fighting poverty through education

Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos - UNISINOS

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Unisinos University
Mailing address: 
Av. Unisinos, 950, São Leopoldo, RS 93022-750, Brazil
Telephone: 
555135908237
Email: 
global@unisinos.br
Website: 
www.unisinos.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Marcelo Fernandes de Aquino
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitor@unisinos.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Sara Rudnicki
Focal point 1 - Title: 
International Officer
Focal point 1 - Email: 
srudnicki@unisinos.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
pcampagnolo@unisinos.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Paula Dal Bó Campagnolo
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Unisinos is a Brazilian private Jesuit University, founded in 1969. The university has two campuses located in Southern Brazil (one in São Leopoldo and other in Porto Alegre) and 18 distance learning centers across the country. Unisinos welcomes more than 25 thousand students in its 73 undergraduate courses, 19 academic masters, 7 professional masters, and 19 Ph.D. programs, in which are developed more than 450 research projects, all in its six Schools: Polytechnic, Business, Law, Health, Creative Industry, and Humanities.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As a Jesuit university, Unisinos is committed to regional development in South Brazil. In order to optimize student participation and facilitate purposeful intervention in the social context in which they live, the university has created a collaborative space that works on the logic of social innovation and that can interact more organically with the projects developed at Unisinos. These projects are related to Social Work, Culture and Sustainability. Check more: http://www.unisinos.br/inovacao-social

Makerere University

Mailing address: 
P.O.BOX 7062 KAMPALA, UGANDA
Telephone: 
+256414542803
Email: 
VC@ADMIN.MAK.AC.UG
Website: 
www.mak.ac.ug
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Barnabas Nawangwe
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
bnawangwe@admin.mak.ac.ug
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Umar Kakumba
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ukakumba@bams.mak.ac.ug
Focal point 3 - Title: 
University Secretary
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Yusuf Kiranda
Focal point 2 - Email: 
wbazeyo@musph.ac.ug
Focal point 2 - Name: 
William Bazeyo
Focal point 3 - Email: 
yusuf.kiranda@admin.mak.ac.ug
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Makerere University runs a Collegiate system. The College structure consists of Colleges, Schools, Institutes, Centers of Excellence and Departments. We have 10 Colleges as defined in the following link; https://www.mak.ac.ug/academic-units.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We currently host World and Continental centers of Excellence that directly deal with UNAI principles.

日本福祉大学

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Nihon Fukushi University
Mailing address: 
35-6 Okuda, Mihama-cho, Chita-gun, Aichi, 470-3295, Japan
Telephone: 
0569-87-2211
Email: 
sk-sen@ml.n-fukushi.ac.jp
Website: 
http://www.n-fukushi.ac.jp/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Yoshiro Kodama
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
kodama@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Megumi Mochizuki
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Policy Planning Section
Focal point 1 - Email: 
megum@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
kousuke@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Kosuke Omori
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The university currently has 8 faculties,Faculty of Social Welfare, Faculty of Educational Psychology (* Name change 2020.4 ~), Faculty of Sports Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of International Welfare Development, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Healthcare Management(Distance Education), As a “FUKUSHI(* 1) university” consisting of 5 graduate schools, including Graduate School of Social Welfare and the Graduate School of International Social Development (Distance Education).“Truth, Charity and Dedication for the Welfare of All” ,based on our motto we are wo
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As Nihon Fukushi University's philosophy is that in order to solve problems, it is necessary to have the ability to collaborate and share wisdom in local fields, regardless of affiliation or occupation. All departments are involved in "Multidisciplinary cooperation education" and "Community Partnership Education". Multidisciplinary Collaborative Education is aimed at developing the ability to collaborate with people in many different occupations as specialists and professionals.

Faculdade Imperatriz (FACIMP | WYDEN)

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Imperatriz University (FACIMP | WYDEN)
Mailing address: 
Avenue Prudente de Morais, s/n - Parque Sanharol, Imperatriz - MA, ZIP CODE 65900-000
Telephone: 
+55 (99) 98137-0667
Email: 
jose.neto@facimp.edu.br
Website: 
https://www.wyden.com.br/facimp
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Diego Leite da Cunha
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
General Director
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
diego.cunha@facimp.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Marcos Diego Pereira da Silva
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean Of Undergraduation Affairs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
msilva@facimp.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Master in Science
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Ubiracy Ferreira Campos
Focal point 2 - Email: 
jose.neto@facimp.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
José Geraldo Pimentel Neto
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ubiracy.campos@facimp.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
For technical purposes, it is important to highlight the physical structure of Facimp Wyden, which has an 85,000 m² campus, consisting of buildings with 47 classrooms and 32 laboratories, bathrooms, a library with study rooms, soccer fields with official dimensions, a food court with two floors and parking for students, teachers and employees. The institution also has laboratories of Human and Animal Anatomy, multidisciplinary Cytology and Microscopy, Physics, Informatics, Chemistry, Nursing and Pharmacy and four auditoriums.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Faculdade de Imperatriz (Facimp), located in the city of Imperatriz, state of Maranhão, has 20 years of regional tradition and was the first private institution of higher education in the city and pioneer in educational development actions of higher education, focusing on the socioeconomic growth of the Tocantins Region.

Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Sergipe
Mailing address: 
Cidade Universitária, Prédio da Reitoria, Av. Marechal Rondon, s/n, Jd. Rosa Elze, São Cristóvão/SE, CEP 49100-000
Telephone: 
+55 79 3194-6600
Email: 
karyna.sposato@ufs.br
Website: 
http://www.ufs.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Angelo Roberto Antoniolli
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Reitor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitor@ufs.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Karyna Batista Sposato
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Social Observatory Coordinador
Focal point 1 - Email: 
karyna.sposato@ufs.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
marcionilo@ufs.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Marcionilo de Melo Lopes Neto
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Criada em 15 de maio de 1968, a Universidade Federal de Sergipe está presente em seis campi de ensino presencial (São Cristóvão, Aracaju, Itabaiana, Laranjeiras, Lagarto e Nossa Senhora da Glória) e em 14 polos de Educação a Distância nos municípios de Arauá, Brejo Grande, Estância, Japaratuba, Laranjeiras, Lagarto, Poço Verde, Porto da Folha, São Domingos, Carira, Nossa Senhora das Dores, Nossa Senhora da Glória, Propriá e São Cristóvão, om um número total de É a única Universidade Pública do Estado de Sergipe.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
A Universidade Federal de Sergipe aderiu ao Pacto Universitário de Direitos Humanos, projeto vinculado ao Ministério da Educação e tem realizado um conjunto de ações expressivas para ampliar o acesso à universidade e a permanência dos alunos, evitando a evasão e a desistência. Além disso, a Universidade possui uma política de ações afirmativas com a previsão de cotas raciais e sociais para o acesso em todos os cursos e campi da Universidade.

Faculdade de Ciências e Empreendedorismo

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Faculty of Science and Entrepreneurship
Mailing address: 
procuradorinstitucional@facemp.edu.br
Telephone: 
75 98873-7576
Email: 
procuradorinstitucional@facemp.edu.br
Website: 
https://facemp.edu.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mariana Martini Correia
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Diretora-Geral
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
marianamartini@facemp.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Daiana Araújo de Lima das Mercês
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Procurador Institucional - Especialista
Focal point 1 - Email: 
daiana.araujo@facemp.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
no title given
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Dinark Mari do Espírito Santo Carvalho
Focal point 2 - Email: 
rita.matos@facemp.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Rita de Cássia Vieira Matos
Focal point 3 - Email: 
dina.carvalho@facemp.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
A FACEMP tem como missão “Atuar na formação integral do homem, possibilitando a sua contribuição para o desenvolvimento do seu espaço de inserção”.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Como instituição de caráter humanizador, a Facemp se preocupa com o bem estar da comunidade.

The University of Kitakyushu

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
The University of Kitakyushu
Mailing address: 
Kitagata 4-2-1, Kokuraminami-ku, Kitakyushu, JAPAN 802-8577
Telephone: 
+81-(0)93-964-4194
Email: 
k-iwata@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Website: 
https://www.kitakyu-u.ac.jp/lang_en/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Takashi Matsuo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
matsuo@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Masato Ninomiya
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor of Law, Vice President, Director of Center for International Education and Exchange
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ninomiya@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor of Foreign Studies
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Tsuyoshi Ohira
Focal point 2 - Email: 
nakatake@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Shigetoshi Nakatake
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ohira-t@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University of Kitakyushu has six faculties: Foreign Studies, Economics and Business Administration, Humanities, Law, Regional Development, and Environmental Engineering.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
○The University of Kitakyushu has developed the "Campus SDGs Project" and "SDGs In-house Leader Training Course" for university students, faculty members and companies in order to encourage a better understanding of the SDGs. ○We are engaged in the organization of sales activities and seminars on fair trade in the university, implementation of a Model UN, and food drives to reduce food loss in order to raise awareness on poverty and our responsibilities as global citizens.

Georgian Institute of Public Affairs

Mailing address: 
9 Ietim Gurji street, Tbilisi, 0105
Telephone: 
+995 322 249 7500
Email: 
t.pkhaladze@gipa.ge
Website: 
www.gipa.ge
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Maka Ioselia
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
m.ioseliani@gipa.ge
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Nestan Tsitsishvili
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of the School of Social Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
n.tsitsishvili@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Email: 
l.kakabadze@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Lika Kakabadze
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
https://gipa.ge/res/docs/OrganizationalStructureENG.pdf
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA) was founded in 1994 and since then it has stood as one of the first innovative Western-oriented projects, started with one Master’s program in Public Administration.

دانشگاه کاتب

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kateb University
Mailing address: 
strategic.communications@kateb.edu.af
Telephone: 
0093729008325
Email: 
info@kateb.edu.af
Website: 
https://kateb.edu.af/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ali Ahmad Yousefi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
a.yousefi@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Wali Farhat
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Development and Strategic Communications Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
wali-farhat@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mohammad Musa Jafari
Focal point 2 - Email: 
zia.shefaie@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Zia Shefaie
Focal point 3 - Email: 
musa.jafari@kateb.edu.af
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
At Kateb University faculties, departments and the research centers are led by vice chancellor for academic affairs.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
At Kateb University we have the following programs which meets the UNAI principles 1. Conference on role of universities in implementing SDGs in Afghanistan (a dialogue among private sector, academia, government and international development agencies) 2. Human Right Center at Kateb University (a platform for human right study in Afghanistan) 3. Research on SDGs for Afghanistan (Creating knowledge for afghanistan SDGs) 4. Kateb University scholarships for women and poor people (Education for All) 5. KU Talk (Cross Sectoral Dialogue Among Academia, CSOs, Private Sector, Government abou

Federal University Dutse

Mailing address: 
Office of the Vice Chancellor, Federal University Dutse Jigawa State
Telephone: 
+2348033116o67
Email: 
mukhtarfb@fud.edu.ng
Website: 
www.fud.edu.ng
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Fatima Batul Mukhtar
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Professor/ Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
mukhtarfb@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Abdulkarim Sabo Mohammed
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
abdulkarim@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Abayomi Oloruntoba
Focal point 2 - Email: 
chifu.ndikilar@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Chifu Ndikilar
Focal point 3 - Email: 
yomitoba@fud.edu.ng
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
FEDERAL UNIVERSITY DUTSE ACADEMIC STRUCTURE Federal University Dutse is a young University being established in March, 2011. The University currently has Five faculties and one college; namely faculties of Agriculture, Arts and Social Sciences, Basic Medical sciences, Management Sciences and Faculty of Sciences, a College of Medical and Health Sciences and Post graduate School.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The Centre for Entrepreneurship development is in partnership with Jigawa State Marketers Association (JISMA) to contribute in the areas of capacity development and creating awareness to businesses owners on creating ideal business, marketing, new product/business development and so on CEED –YELF Project: This project is community based project that the University is carrying out through its Centre for Entrepreneurship to help local communities to develop their local agricultural products and process them locally to sell.